The abductors also called up Mahajan's family for ransom. They sought Rs 2 crore as ransom through Mahajan's mobile phone. The police have launched a special operation to rescue Mahajan. They said to have found some clues and were hopeful to find Mahajan soon. Traders in Meerut have expressed concern over the kidnapping and said they would protest if the abducted businessman was not rescued.
(With PTI inputs)